Opinion
28 Aug 16, 5:02am

Bernard Hickey argues a land tax and/or targeted rates would change the expectations of unending tax-free capital gains with low holding costs that is driving a frenzy of land-banking in Auckland

News
27 Aug 16, 9:52am
We review the OCR rate holdbacks, the third consecutive time banks have done this and their most aggressive to date. Customers just take it
Property
27 Aug 16, 9:55am
Buyers out in force at latest apartment auctions by Ray White and City Sales
Opinion
27 Aug 16, 8:05am
Brian Easton examines the tax incentive mess we have got into with our housing policy, and suggests some ways to get out of it
Opinion
26 Aug 16, 12:38pm
33
Ganesh Nana argues there needs to be a brake, and then a reversal, on central banks' expansion of power and influence with governments taking it back
Rural News
27 Aug 16, 4:50pm
48
William Rolleston challenges the many claims that point the finger of blame for the Havelock North water contamination and system failure; calls for science-based evidence gathering
Property
27 Aug 16, 8:28am
2
Donal Curtin wonders if some local industries are getting too concentrated and consumers getting too little choice, and asks if our competition authorities have become 'too blasé' about the impacts
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Property
26 Aug 16, 11:57am
25
The rate at which new homes are being built relative to our population size is less than half what it was in 1974
Insurance
26 Aug 16, 5:05am
5
Insurers deny Labour Party claims a scrapped Government guide on cash settlements would have helped Cantabs get higher settlements 

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